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Musa balbisiana

Description
Life formherbPhysiologysingle stem
HabiterectCategoryforage/pasture, fruits & nuts, medicinals & aromatic, environmental
Life spanperennialPlant attributesgrown on small scale

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthdeep (>>150 cm)medium (50-150 cm)
Temperat. requir.23281638Soil texturemedium, lightheavy, medium, light
Rainfall (annual)1300300010005000Soil fertilityhighmoderate
Latitude--1515Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- -1200Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)low (<4 dS/m)
Soil PH5.574.57.5Soil drainagewell (dry spells)well (dry spells)
Light intensityvery brightclear skiesvery brightlight shade

Climate zonetropical wet (Ar)Photoperiodshort day (<12 hours), neutral day (12-14 hours), long day (>14 hours)
Killing temp. during rest8Killing temp. early growth12
Abiotic toler.Abiotic suscept.
Introduction risks.

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemCrop cycle365365
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity
arable irrigated

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Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
food & beveragevitaminsfruits
food & beveragemineralsfruits
animal food (feed)vitaminsleaves
animal food (feed)mineralsleaves
medicinalnutritional applicationsfruits
medicinalmuscular/skeletal applicationsfruits
medicinalfruits
environmentalagroforestryentire plant